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Chester Street Backpackers

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  • Excellent44%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are an active retired couple, and we do mostly day hiking. We liked Chester Street Backpackers very much! It is a bit quirky and homey, and the staff was friendly and helpful. Our room was comfortable and quiet in the evening. We enjoyed the...More

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Response from Karen L, Owner at Chester Street BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much. It was a pleasure to have you to stay. Regards, Karen

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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We have stayed at Chester Street Backpackers a number of times through the years. The hands-on owners are helpful as is their staff. The place is clean, cozy and conveniently located. We've also purchased two vehicles from Antony over the years and have been totally...More

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Response from Karen L, Owner at Chester Street BackpackersResponded 11 February 2018

Thanks for the review. It's been a pleasure to help!

Reviewed 17 January 2018

Very comfartble beds in a super cute hostel on a great location. would defintely come back to this hostel. Really feels like coming home, and the staff was very helpfull. showers, toilets and kitchen are always very clean.

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

I really enjoyed my stay at the hostel! The rooms are really cozy and the house makes you feel at home even being far away from home. The staff is really friendly and helpful with everything. Had lots of fun with them :) even bought...More

Thank Louisa F
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Friendly welcome and efficient reception. Very good staff. Cash or Card option for payment. BBH card discount. $66 / night for private room - good value. Very pleasant neighbourhood, as was pretty much everywhere in Christchurch - felt quite safe walking back to hostel in...More

Thank Dean A
Response from Karen L, Owner at Chester Street BackpackersResponded 23 November 2017

Thanks for staying with us Dean and thanks for taking the time to review us. We are happy to say we are now keeping up with demand and now have free WIFI.

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"Close to town, friendly staff"
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"I do not know if they have another double in the house...maybe more convenient for winter and rainy weather..."
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"Choose share room with 3 people inside (share)."
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"Our room we stayed in was great away from the main building and really cosy (even better after the windows..."
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